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Lerwick, Shetland Islands vs Block Island, Ri Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Uk and Block Island, Ri, Usa is approximately 5,213 km or 3,239 mi.
  • To reach Lerwick, Shetland Islands in this distance one would set out from Block Island, Ri bearing 40.4° or NE and follow the great circles arc to approach Lerwick, Shetland Islands bearing 99.6° or E .
  • Both have a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The mean temperature is 3.3 °C (5.9°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.2 °C (23.8°F) less in Lerwick, Shetland Islands. The continentality subtype is barely hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 174.1 mm (6.9 in) more which is equivalent to 174.1 l/m² (4.27 US gal/ft²) or 1,741,000 l/ha (186,124 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/6 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.3° lower in Lerwick, Shetland Islands than in Block Island, Ri.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Lerwick, Shetland Islands relative to Block Island, Ri. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Block Island, Ri vs Lerwick, Shetland Islands.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) +3 (+5) +2 (+4) +-1 (-1) -3 (-6) -6 (-11) -9 (-16) -11 (-20) -11 (-19) -9 (-15) -6 (-10) -4 (-7) +0 (+1) -4 (-8)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +4 (+7) +4 (+7) +1 (+1) -2 (-4) -5 (-9) -8 (-14) -10 (-17) -9 (-17) -8 (-14) -4 (-8) -3 (-5) +2 (+3) -3 (-6)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) +5 (+10) +5 (+9) +2 (+3) -1 (-2) -4 (-7) -6 (-12) -9 (-15) -8 (-15) -6 (-11) -3 (-5) -2 (-3) +3 (+5) -2 (-4)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +46 (+2) +10 (+0) +21 (+1) -24 (-1) -28 (-1) -17 (-1) -6 (0) -3 (0) +39 (+2) +57 (+2) +38 (+2) +42 (+2) +174 (+7)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -3h 00' -1h 42' -0h 17' +1h 09' +2h 34' +3h 30' +3h 04' +1h 42' +0h 15' -1h 11' -2h 37' -3h 30'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -19.3 -19.3 -19.4 -19.4 -19.4 -19.3 -19.3 -19.3 -19.2 -19.2 -19.3 -19.3   -19.3

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